Jefferson City, MO Tue Jun 25, 2013 MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News

Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards

Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 6/24/13

Receipts: 6141 Last Week: 5598 Year Ago: 5761

Compared to last week, steer calves under 600 lbs steady to 2.00 lower, steer

calves over 600 lbs and heifer calves steady, yearling steers 600 to 800 lbs and

yearling heifers steady to 2.00 higher, steers over 800 lbs 1.00 to 3.00 higher.

Demand moderate to good, supply moderate. A big percentage of calves weighing

over 600 lbs in the offering. The hot, humid temperature makes it more

difficult to handle these fleshy calves. A Special Yearling Sale was held in

conjunction with the feeder cattle sale. The feeder supply included 56 percent

steers, 38 percent heifers, 06 percent bulls, with 62 percent over 600 lbs.

***Note: Joplin Regional Stockyards will have a Special Value Added Sale,

Thursday, June 27, 2013. Expecting 5000 head of weaned and vaccinated calves.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 pkg 301 lbs thin 182.00, lot 371 lbs

162.50; 445-500 lbs 153.00-170.00; 500-550 lbs 143.00-159.00, 550-600 lbs 138.00

-152.00; 600-700 lbs 136.00-142.00, calves 133.00-149.00; 700-800 lbs 132.00-

142.50, calves 132.25-134.00; 840-860 lbs 135.00-136.25, lot calves 128.00; 900

-975 lbs 125.25-127.75; 1000-1055 lbs 120.00-122.50. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg

283 lbs 160.00; pkg 334 lbs 160.00; 425-500 lbs 145.00-153.00; 500-600 lbs

134.00-150.00; 600-700 lbs 130.00-145.00, calves 135.00-138.00; 700-800 lbs

129.50-139.50; 800-900 lbs 128.00-137.25. Medium and Large 2 497 lbs 136.00-

138.00; pkg 536 lbs 133.00; pkg 665 lbs 130.00; load lot 752 lbs 133.00. Large

1 pkg 552 lbs 141.00; lot 662 lbs 137.50. Medium 1-2 pkg 430 lbs 145.00; 600-

625 lbs 123.00-127.00. Medium 2-3 pkg 494 lbs thin 132.00.

Holsteins: Large 3 pkg 539 lbs 90.00; lot 780 lbs 91.50; lot 844 lbs 89.50.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 340-400 lbs 143.00-150.00; 400-500 lbs

135.00-147.50; 500-600 lbs 127.00-141.00; 600-700 lbs 125.50-137.35, calves

120.00-130.50; 700-775 lbs 124.00-134.50, calves 123.50-125.50; lot 882 lbs

122.25; pkg 940 lbs 117.00. Medium and Large 1-2 300-400 lbs 138.00-160.00;

400-500 lbs 130.00-145.00, pkg thin 149.00; 500-600 lbs 123.00-135.00; 600-700

lbs 121.50-132.00; 700-775 lbs 117.00-131.00; 825-880 lbs 112.00-113.00; lot

1027 lbs 105.00. Medium and Large 2 pkg 415 lbs thin 152.00, 450-465 lbs 125.00

-129.50; 500-565 lbs 125.00-129.50, lot thin 135.50; 625-650 lbs 125.00-131.50.

Large 1 lot 634 lbs 130.00; pkg 1140 lbs 91.00. Medium 2-3 pkg 353 lbs 135.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 450-500 lbs 144.00-160.00; 540-600 lbs

120.00-136.00; pkg 624 lbs 137.00, lot 639 lbs calves 128.00; pkg 704 lbs 120.00

Medium and Large 1-2 335-400 lbs 140.00-165.00; 400-500 lbs 133.00-146.00; 500

-600 lbs 125.00-139.00; 625-675 lbs 117.00-125.00; lot 753 lbs 111.50. Medium

and Large 2 pkg 599 lbs 117.50. Large 1 540-555 lbs 129.00-140.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Jefferson City, MO

Rick Huffman, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618

24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244

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